Shipping your Pet Dog or Cat to Japan, Australia, Germany and more. Shipping your pets internationally can be a very difficult process. Shipping your Pet Dog to Australia requires much planning. Dogs, Cats and other small animals imported into Australia must undergo import quarantine, in accordance with the Rabies Prevention Law. On Condition that the following criteria have been fulfilled, the quarantine period for a dog or cat entering Australia is 180 days. 150 of these days can be completed in the country of origin, however there is a mandatory 30-day quarantine for all live animals entering the country…. Please visit www.AnimalTransporters.com for more info.